Australian bushfires

A Mountain Pygmy-possum clings to a person's finger

Why the race to rescue the Mountain Pygmy-possum from extinction has spurred conservationists at home and abroad into action.

Regrowth after bushfires

Community scientists have been photographing animals and plants in the months after the Black Summer fires. Each observation is a story of survival against the odds, or of tragedy.

Girl on a climbing frame in sunlight filtered through thick bushfire smoke

A study during last season’s bushfires provides vital insights into the multiple interplays between weather extremes and air pollution.